Visas Covid 19 related Update June 2021

As of the June 16th 2021 the Minister has announced that the temporary Entry and Transit visa restrictions

Visas Covid 19 related Update June 2021

The temporary Entry and Transit visa restrictions for the following nationals has been lifted :

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Chile
  • Guyana
  • Paraguay
  • South Africa
  • Uruguay

Essentially persons from these countries who wish to travel to Ireland can now do so without applying for the Entry or Transit Visa

Such persons will have to assure an immigration officer they can meet the conditions of entry.

A condition for entry might include a necessity to obtain a Pre-Clearance for particular purposes of stay.

Information with respect to Pre-Clearance can be found here

If you have a query about Pre-Clearance you can contact the department at

If you have a query from immigration solicitors in relation Visas or Employment Permits we will be happy to help.

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Contract for Services Employment PermitRegistering with ImmigrationCritical Skills Employment Permit
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Children & CitizenshipTourist VisaTransit Visas
Working Holiday Visa AuthorisationEmployment Permit RefusalInternational Protection / Asylum
Civil Partnership Residence Application Ireland
Family Members & EU Treaty Rights
Identity Card & EU Citizens
Student Visa Ireland
Business Visa Ireland
Join Family Visa
Parent of Irish Child Application for Residence

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Spouse / Civil Partner of Irish Citizen – Visa
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Family Reunification G.E.P.

Immigration News Updates
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